Chicken, vegetable and Gouda couscous recipe
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Chicken, vegetable and Gouda couscous

Dairy Farmers of Canada
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  • Course Main Dishes
  • Prep. Time 15 mins
  • Cooking Time 15 mins
  • Yields 4 to 6 servings

Ingredients

3/4 cup (180 mL) sodium-reduced vegetable broth
3/4 cup (180 mL) medium couscous
1/3 cup (80 mL) pure unsweetened apple juice
1 tbsp (15 mL) cider vinegar
2 tbsp (30 mL) sunflower oil
Salt
Freshly ground pepper
1 or 2 green onions, chopped
1 cup (250 mL) carrots, grated
1 cup (250 mL) zucchini, grated
1/2 yellow pepper, diced
1 apple, diced
1 1/2 cups (375 mL) Canadian Gouda, diced
1 cup (250 mL) cooked chicken
2 tbsp (30 mL) fresh mint, chopped

Gouda comes covered in red, yellow or black wax.

Learn more about Canadian gouda cheese.

Preparation

In a small saucepan, bring broth to a boil. Remove from heat, add couscous and cover. Let rest 5 minutes or until couscous has absorbed all the broth. Stir with fork to separate the grains, and let cool.

In a bowl, mix apple juice, vinegar and oil. Season.

Add remaining ingredients and couscous.

Stir, adjust seasoning and serve cold or warm.

Tips

Chicken may be replaced with leftover turkey.

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Nutritional Info

Per serving
Energy: 318 Calories
Protein: 19 g
Carbohydrate: 27 g
Fat: 15 g
Fibre: 2.9 g
Sodium: 404 mg

Top 5 Nutrients

Nutrient % DV*
Calcium: 24 % / 262 mg
Vitamin C: 41 %
Vitamin B12: 31 %
Phosphorus: 27 %
Vitamin E: 24 %

*percentage of daily value

*Note: The daily value (DV) is established by Health Canada and corresponds to the daily quantity recommended for each nutrient. The percentage of the daily value (% DV) indicates the proportion of the nutrient provided by a serving of the recipe, in comparison with the quantity recommended.

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